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The featured articles from our writers at Housekeeping Today UK. These are the industry topics, which include talks with businesses and public figures in the housekeeping and hospitality industry.
Happier 2021… and those years to come January 11, 2021 - It’s not all doom and gloom, Sue Bromley discovers, as projects in the pipeline will lead to the return of some lost housekeeping roles and even create new ones. There is no getting away from the fact that these are… Dreaming of owning your own hotel? December 16, 2020 - Signs that investors and entrepreneurs believe in a future fuelled by a growing staycation market are demonstrated by activity at specialist business property adviser, Christie & Co. In recent times they’ve brought to market some fascinating hotels – and have… The personal touch December 2, 2020 - At a time when we’ve had to remove from rooms so many of the items that create a ‘home from home’ experience, some little extras can help. As we head towards what may well be a most unusual festive season,… Dive into deep cleaning October 18, 2020 - Once a date on the calendar within all the standard housekeeping work and services, deep cleaning has now been highlighted with a permanent marker to bring back confidence, Sue Bromley discovers. You’ve scrubbed and sprayed, diligently followed detailed advice and… Hospitality under siege October 13, 2020 - The battle to save the hospitality industry in the face of increasing restrictions and shutdown orders under COVID-19 measures is now involving petitions and threats of legal action against the UK government. Leading figures are backing a petition calling on… SAFE AND SOUND WITH THE BEST SUSTAINABLE LINEN September 10, 2020 - We might have removed some of the comforts and ‘personal touches’ in rooms, but guests will scrutinise the essentials, Sue Bromley finds. As arriving hotel guests inspect and then relax in their sanitised rooms much of the work completed by… NO HIDING PLACE FOR CARTS AND TROLLEYS August 25, 2020 - As you welcome back guests, be prepared for their interest to go beyond front of desk staff and hand sanitisers to those operations that usually avoid the spotlight, warns Sue Bromley Prior to 2020, the prominence of housekeeping staff was… The battle to stay in business August 1, 2020 - While some iconic hotels face permanent closure, entrepreneurs are ready to rebuild industry In our last issue we celebrated the Hotel Housekeeping Honours, held at The Hilton Birmingham Metropole just before lockdown measures began to send our industry into a… FRESH NEW START July 28, 2020 - Sleeping in ‘The New Normal’ Guests will see quite a few changes during a stay, and probably most be in contact with the beds’ mattresses, pillows, toppers and duvets in their room. Jan Raycroft sought some peace of mind from… Retention in times of hardship June 24, 2020 - Bob Cotton OBE, has spent a lifetime in the hospitality industry and is a member of P&G Professional’s Expert Advisory Council. The UK hospitality industry is set for troubling times. Hotels are susceptible to economic cycles, geopolitical instability, and unusual…
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